BRISTOL, Wis. (AP) — Kenosha County sheriff's deputies have shot and wounded a man they say was driving a stolen vehicle connected to a Chicago homicide, officials said Thursday.
Deputies were dispatched to the Benson Corners gas station in Bristol about 11:30 a.m.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A man is in custody in Florida after being arrested and charged with killing a man during a carjacking in New Jersey last month.
According to the Polk County sheriff's office, James Lewis was arrested in Winter Haven on Tuesday while visiting family.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Police arrested a Des Moines man on murder charges Wednesday in the shooting death of an Omaha woman at a Des Moines bar.
Police charged Wichang Gach Chawech, 33, with first-degree murder and attempted murder in connection with an Oct.
LYONS, Ill. (AP) — An officer accidentally fired his handgun during a struggle while police were making arrests in suburban Chicago, wounding two other officers, authorities said.
Chicago officers spotted a car Wednesday night that was tied to a homicide and a police helicopter tracked it to a gas station in Lyons, police said.
MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) — A Seminole man who was a member of a Native American prison gang pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges connected to separate homicides, federal prosecutors announced.
Matthew Onesimo Armstrong, 32, a member of the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma, pleaded guilty to assault with a dangerous weapon and to using a firearm during a crime of violence in connection with the May 2015 killing of Scotty Candler.
FORT MADISON, Iowa (AP) — A Fort Madison man died Tuesday after being found with a stab wound in his apartment complex.
Fort Madison police were called to the apartment complex and found the man lying in an upstairs hallway, KHQA-TV reported.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies fatally shot a man who pulled a gun from his waistband and shot at a deputy as he was being questioned near Pensacola, officials said.
The deputy was struck in the leg and taken to a hospital for treatment on Tuesday night, Escambia County Sheriff Chip Simmons said during a news conference.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Omaha woman died Tuesday, more than a week after she was shot at a Des Moines bar, police said.
Officers were called to a shooting at the High Dive Bar just before 1 a.m.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A suspect in a fatal stabbing in Rapid City had an “association” with the victim, according to investigators.
Officers were called to the crime scene about 4 a.m. Tuesday and found the 24-year-old victim on the ground with several stab wounds.
PUYALLUP, Wash. (AP) — A man has been convicted of DUI vehicular homicide for crashing his car while driving drunk in Puyallup in 2019, killing his 52-year-old wife.
Jeffrey Lepley, 51, was convicted Tuesday by a jury in Pierce County Superior Court, the News Tribune reported.
PHOENIX (AP) — A teenager has been arrested in connection with a homicide case in Phoenix, according to police.
Police said the 17-year-old boy was booked into the Juvenile Corrections Center on suspicion of murder after Monday night’s shooting.
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazilian senators met into Tuesday night discussing a report that will recommend President Jair Bolsonaro be indicted on criminal charges for allegedly bungling the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and pushing the country's death toll to second-highest in the world.
DAWSON, Ga. (AP) — A man accused of killing three people in southwest Georgia remained hospitalized Tuesday, a day after he was arrested.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation on Monday charged 54-year-old Larry Eugene Calloway of Parrot with three counts of felony murder after three people were found shot in Terrell County.
Prosecutors have charged a Montana man with killing his girlfriend by running over her in his pickup truck during an alcohol-fueled argument in a grocery store parking lot.
Missoula County prosecutors charged Bradley Don Nagel, 53, with deliberate homicide and driving under the influence in the death of Lucille Synek.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police in Lincoln are investigating after a man was killed with a large pole.
Lincoln police said reports that police arrested 50-year-old Brian Adams of Lincoln, who is being held on suspicion of second-degree murder.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — It was nearly last call on a Friday when Jacob Eli Knight Vasquez went to get a drink across the street from the tavern where he worked in northwest Portland — an area with a thriving dining scene, where citygoers enjoy laid-back eateries, international cuisines and cozy cafés.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Madison man suspected of speeding and driving drunk before a crash that killed three high school seniors earlier this month is facing numerous criminal charges in Dane County, including reckless homicide.
ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — A 50-year-old Louisiana woman has accepted a 50-year sentence as part of a plea agreement in the death of her 25-year-old disabled daughter, who died dehydrated and in filth.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has been ordered detained on $100,000 bail in connection with a hit-and-run accident that killed a 14-year-old girl in Haddam in July.
Thomas Cretella, 27, was arraigned Monday in Middletown Superior Court on charges including negligent homicide with a motor vehicle, after having turned himself in to police earlier in the day.
KENT, Wash. (AP) — Kent police are searching for a homicide suspect after a man was found dead in a vehicle Monday afternoon.
Officers responded to the Buena Casa Apartments on 27th Place South around 2:50 p.m.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City prosecutors announced Monday they have brought criminal charges against 10 “individuals and companies” for construction and design defects that caused an elevated subway line to collapse in May, killing 26 people.
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — A Pocatello man has been charged with two counts of voluntary manslaughter after police say his wife and another man were found shot to death inside his home.
Jesse Patrick Leigh, 39, was arrested Saturday, the Idaho State Journal reported.
WOODRUFF, S.C. (AP) — An upstate South Carolina woman has been charged with manslaughter in the August death of her daughter.
Local news outlets report that Heather Wessel of Woodruff was arrested and charged Friday.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The death of a 1-year-old child who was found unresponsive in a bathtub in 2019 has led to the indictment of a Manchester man.
The child was found at a motel in Manchester and was taken to a local hospital, but did not regain consciousness, police said.
OAKFIELD, N.Y. (AP) — A western New York man has been arrested on charges of killing his father inside their shared home, authorities said.
Genesee County sheriff's deputies were asked to check on Martin Maher, 69, when a relative was unable to reach him on Sunday, the sheriff's office said in a news release.
GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) — A truck driver accused of causing a fiery pileup that killed four people and injured six others on a Colorado highway has been convicted of vehicular homicide and other charges.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A judge sentenced a central Illinois man to life in prison Friday on three counts of murder and other charges in a 2018 triple slaying to steal money and drugs.
Prosecutors said Sydney Mays Jr., 25, of Bloomington fatally shot Nate Pena and Corey Jackson, both 22, and Juan Carlos Perez, 33, on June 18, 2018, at a Bloomington apartment.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Missoula man has entered no contest pleas to charges that he shot his wife in the shoulder and then tried to get her to lie about what happened.
Sean A. Shriner, 42, entered his pleas Thursday to charges of attempted deliberate homicide and tampering with witnesses, the Missoulian reported.
HAMILTON, Mont. (AP) — A western Montana man faces a negligent homicide charge for a rollover crash south of Florence last month that killed his partner and injured their three daughters, Ravalli County officials said.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A man who was shot in the arm by Kyle Rittenhouse during a protest last year against police brutality in Wisconsin has filed a federal lawsuit alleging police enabled the violence by allowing an armed militia to have free run of the streets during the demonstration.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A former University of Kentucky student has been acquitted of a reckless homicide charge in a DUI crash that killed a 4-year-old child after a football game.
A jury deliberated about eight hours on Thursday night in Lexington before acquitting 21-year-old Jacob Heil of the homicide charge.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A man who rear-ended a car earlier this month, killing three teenagers, was driving with three times the legal limit of alcohol in his blood, according to breath test results that were detailed in a newly filed search warrant.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis man has been sentenced to prison for fatally shooting a mother of five during an argument three years ago.
Lamont Parker, 41, was sentenced Thursday to life in prison with no possibility of parole for killing 30-year-old Veronica Taylor on July 29, 2018, the St.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A body found on the Blue Ridge Parkway was a homicide victim from Rhode Island, the National Park Service said.
Investigators on Thursday identified the victim as Josue Xavier Calderon, 33, and an obituary said he was from the town of Cumberland, which is 15 miles (24 km) north of Providence, news outlets reported.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City prosecutors announced Thursday they will bring criminal charges shortly against “several people and companies” for construction and design defects that caused an elevated subway line to collapse in May, killing 26 people.
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who was found by police in a New York City homeless shelter was charged Thursday with murder in the bludgeoning death of his wife.
Robert Faison, 45, of West Haven, had disappeared after his 42-year-old wife, Lindsey Hopkins, was found dead inside her home in Guilford on July 22, police said.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — An attorney for a man accused of fatally injuring a 4-year-old Kentucky boy told jurors Thursday that the death was a tragic accident, not a crime, but a prosecutor said the boy's death could have been avoided.
MT. HOLLY., N.J. (AP) — A judge in New Jersey has sentenced a Philadelphia man to six years in prison for his role in causing a 5-vehicle crash on the Tacony-Palmyra bridge that left a driver dead.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A homeless man died of his injuries after being set on fire while in a sleeping bag in a San Francisco street, police said.
The 43-year-old man told investigators he was asleep Friday in the Mission District when he woke up to find his sleeping bag in flames, police said in a statement Wednesday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Two Kansas City men were charged with murder after a shooting that left two men dead in March, prosecutors said Wednesday.
Earl L. Dunn III, 20, and Vontez G. Howard, 24, were each with two counts of first-degree murder, robbery, and five other counts.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man has been arrested in a fatal crash that happened in August in Polk County and was instigated, police say, by a display of road rage.
Steven Elmer Clark, 35, of Indianola, was arrested Tuesday after he turned himself in on counts of vehicular homicide by driving recklessly and vehicular homicide by drag racing, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.
LAPORTE, Ind. (AP) —
A LaPorte man has been charged with murder in the death of his 4-year-old son shortly after the boy's death was ruled a homicide, authorities said.
Alan D. Morgan, 28, also faces five felony counts of neglect of a dependent and cruelty to an animal, according to the LaPorte County Sheriff's Department.
BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) — A Brainerd man faces a homicide charge after he allegedly shot and killed a woman he may have thought was his ex-girlfriend, investigators say.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Dane County Sheriff’s Department has recommended prosecutors file homicide charges in connection with a two-car crash that left three teenagers dead.
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — A granddaughter and her boyfriend have been charged with second-degree murder in the death of an 88-year-old Virginia woman, authorities said.
DILLON, Mont. (AP) — A Montana woman was sentenced to 40 years in prison on Tuesday for strangling her boyfriend with a rope during an argument after she said he threatened to call child protective services on a family member.
BEND, Ore. (AP) — Prosecutors now believe two men accused of killing two people in a home in Bend in 2020 were involved in a murder-for-hire scheme.
Kenneth Atkinson, 57, and Nathan Detroit II appeared Monday in Deschutes County Circuit Court to face a new indictment and a new charge, The Bulletin reported.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A trial began Monday for a former University of Kentucky student charged in the death of a 4-year-old child in a DUI crash.
The child, Marco Shemwell, was crossing a street outside a Kentucky football game in Lexington when he was struck and killed.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Three men suspected of killing a San Jose man two decades ago have been arrested after cold case investigators obtained new evidence in the case, police announced Monday.
Detectives have been trying over the last 20 years to identify who fatally stabbed 22-year-old Nhin Phi Ha in front of his apartment building the night of Oct.